House to hotel: Just under 150 miles
Total time riding: ~9-hours
Calories burned: ~ 9000 kcal
Ave pace: ~ 25.1 km/hr (15.666 mile/hr) with a cross wind much of the way.
Maintained a pace of 30 km/hr most of the trip.
Gear: 52/18 – I was afraid that I would be over geared on the hills and into the wind
# of near death encounters: 3
Road kill count: 2 – snake, skunk, but not me!
Other cyclists: Zero :(
Litres of Gator Aide: 6
Food: 3 avocados, 4 Cliff bars, 4 Power Gels,
Number of mechanicals: zero
Best moment: The loneliness of long distance cycling and finishing!
Worst moment: ignorant truckers
Total Cost: Priceless